Agape

A.G.A.P.E – Overseas Gift Catalogue

Alternative Gifts – All Purpose & Everlasting

Sustainable gifts  – for independent living.

Catalogues are available in the Foyer – open 10-1pm every day. Please pick one up. Alternatively request a catalogue online by completing the enquiry form. 

What do you get for your money?

In exchange for purchasing a gift you get a gift certificate (personalised on request) and a gift card for different occasions – birthday, anniversary, retirement, sympathy etc., or a blank card for your own message. 

In a hurry? We can email the certificate to you.

WHAT COULD YOUR MONEY BUY?

£5 – sewing material for Zimbabwe, shoes for a child in Zambia or stationery sets for those in Peru

£10 – cataract operation (Zimbabwe) , a gift of a bible and blanket (Zambia) , or help set up a Sunday School class (Peru)

£15 – Feeding programme in Peru supplies hot chocolate milk and a bread roll to all the indigenous indians attending church, way up the mountains. In all about a 3 hour trip by land and boat.

£20 – Mosquito nets for a family (Zambia), Breeding Chickens (Zimbabwe), and chickens or guinea pigs for Peru.

£50 – Change the world – one child at a time. £50 provides one year’s school fees + end of year exam fees for a child in Zambia. Please ask to see some photos of children who are still waiting to be sponsored

£50 – Skills Training to be a baker or hairdresser (Peru) or a repayable start up business loan in Zambia.  Money is loaned interest free to widows or young women who chose not to marry. So far about 12 women have benefitted from the initial start up money. Once it is paid back another woman can borrow it.

Email: secretary@christchurchtonbridge.com – to order an online certificate, or to ask for more details.

AGAPE Catalogue
12 items – all picked by those who work at the projects so you can be sure it is just what is needed.All the money you pay purchasing a gift goes overseas. Incidental costs such as printing gift certificates, providing cards, postage, bank transfer costs etc., are met from government money retrieved via Gift Aid donations.

If you are a UK tax payer PLEASE sign the box on the order form so we can collect £2.50 for every £10 you spend.

To find out more about our overseas projects see the board outside Room 1, ask the AGAPE coordinator, look out for updates in The Messenger magazine, or use the enquiry form.